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vCenter Orchestrator Plug-in for Microsoft Active Directory now released

We are extremely pleased to announce the General Availability of the VMware vCenter Orchestrator Plug-in for Microsoft Active Directory!  
The VMware vCenter Orchestrator plug-in for Microsoft Active Directory allows organizations to automate the management of directory services tasks, particularly as they pertain to cloud provisioning use cases. For instance, the plug-in enables the automatic provisioning of vCloud Director organizations based on data retrieved from Active Directory. The plug-in also includes many administrative actions around computers, organizations, user groups and users, such as resetting passwords or adding users to a user group.

What versions of Active Directory are supported?

  • 2003
  • 2008

What versions of vCenter Orchestrator are supported?

The plug-in runs on VMware vCenter Orchestrator 4.1.x.

How many workflows and actions are there?

  • Total number of Actions = 14
  • Total number of Workflows = 32

What can the users do with the Active Directory Plug-in 1.0.0?

  • Browse Users, Computers, Groups and Organizational Units in an Active Directory multi-domain forest
  • Run pre-defined workflows like creation of Users, changing user Passwords and a lot more.
  • Create new custom actions and workflows that serve better to their scenarios.

Where can I find more details about the Active Directory Plug-in 1.0.0?
Below are some resources to help you better understand the value and scope of the Microsoft Active Directory plug-in:

One thought on “vCenter Orchestrator Plug-in for Microsoft Active Directory now released

  1. dapatel

    Active Directory uses a number of standardized protocols to provide a variety of network services…congrats…appreciate it!!!

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